AuthorCompton, Beulah
TitleSocial work processes / Beulah compton, Burt Galaway and Barry Cournoyer
Imprint Pacific Grove : Thomson-Brooks/Cole, c2005
Edition 7th ed.
Descript xxvii, 591 p. : ill. ; 26 cm


Part 1: Context for deciding what to do -- The ecosystem perspective and the use of knowledge -- Problem solving: a process for social work practice -- Client-worker partnership -- Authority for social work practice -- Ethical practice -- Relationship in social work practice -- Part 2: Tools for deciding what to do -- Engaging potential clients -- Communicating across cultures -- Assessment -- The service agreement -- Part 3: Tools for doing the decided -- Intervention methods to mobilize client power -- Case management and formal social support -- Mobilizing informal social support -- Building helping communities -- Teamwork for social work practice -- Evaluating practice -- Endings in social work -- Part 4: Additional readings

Social service Social case work Social service -- United States Social case work -- United States

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